Journal of Refractive Surgery

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Journal of Refractive Surgery

The premier journal for refractive surgeons for over 30 years

The Journal of Refractive Surgery, the official journal of the International Society of Refractive Surgery, a partner of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, has been a monthly peer-reviewed forum for original research, review, and evaluation of refractive and lens-based surgical procedures for more than 30 years. Practical, clinically valuable articles provide readers with the most up-to-date information regarding advances in the field of refractive surgery. Begin to explore the Journal and all of its great benefits such as:

• Columns including “Translational Science,” “Surgical Techniques,” and “Biomechanics”
• Supplemental videos and materials available for many articles
• Access to current articles, as well as several years of archived content
• Articles posted online just 2 months after acceptance

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2018 Impact Factor 3.000

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The articles prior to January 2013 are part of the back file collection and are not available with a current paid subscription. To access the article, you may purchase it or purchase the complete back file collection here

Past Issue
  • October 2012
  • Volume 28 · Issue 10
Letters to the Editor

Prospective, Double-masked, Randomized Trial Comparing Lidocaine Gel to Tetracaine Drops in Femtosecond Laser–assisted LASIK

Nisha V. Shah, BS; Pravin K. Vaddavalli, MD; Jessica H. Chow, MD; Janika San Roman, BA; Wei Shi, MS; Sonia H. Yoo, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2012;28(10):671-672 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20121001-05

Development of a Wide-field, Binocular, Open-view Type Electronic Pupillometer

Tomoya Handa, CO, PhD; Nobuyuki Shoji, MD, PhD; Takushi Kawamorita, CO, PhD; Kimiya Shimizu, MD, PhD; Noriyoshi Shimizu, PhD; Ryo Kawamura

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2012;28(10):672-673 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20120830-01

Original Articles

Comparison of the Ratio of Keratometric Change to Refractive Change Induced by Myopic Ablation

Majid Moshirfar, MD; Steven M. Christiansen, BS; Gene Kim, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2012;28(10):675-681 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20120921-01

Original Article

Flap-off Epi-LASIK Versus Automated Epithelial Brush in PRK: A Prospective Comparison Study of Pain and Reepithelialization Times

M. Teresa Magone, MD; Andrew T. Engle, OD; Thu-Ha Easter, OD; Philip F. Stanley, MD; James Howells, COMT; Joseph F. Pasternak, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2012;28(10):682-688 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20120921-02

Corneal Higher Order Aberrations After LASIK for High Myopia With a Fast Repetition Rate Excimer Laser, Optimized Ablation Profile, and Femtosecond Laser–assisted Flap

Alfredo Vega-Estrada, MD, MSc; Jorge L. Alió, MD, PhD; Samuel Arba Mosquera, MSc; Luis J. Moreno, MSc

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2012;28(10):689-695 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20120921-03

Rotational Stability and Visual Quality in Eyes With Rayner Toric Intraocular Lens Implantation

Txomin Alberdi, MD, PhD; Beatriz Macías-Murelaga, MD; Lucía Bascarán, MD; Nahia Goñi, MD; Sandra Sáez de Arregui, MD; Javier Mendicute, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2012;28(10):696-700 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20120921-04

Intrastromal Corneal Ring Segment SK for Moderate to Severe Keratoconus: A Case Series

Daoud C. Fahd, MD; Nada S. Jabbur, MD; Shady T. Awwad, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2012;28(10):701-705 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20120921-05

Photoactivated Riboflavin Treatment of Infectious Keratitis Using Collagen Cross-linking Technology

Marianne O. Price, PhD; Lawrence R. Tenkman, MD; Amilia Schrier, MD; Kelly M. Fairchild, BS; Stephen L. Trokel, MD; Francis W. Price Jr, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2012;28(10):706-713 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20120921-06

Intraocular Lens Power Calculations for Cataract Surgery After Phototherapeutic Keratectomy in Granular Corneal Dystrophy Type 2

Se Hwan Jung, MD; Kyung Eun Han, MD; Bradford Sgrignoli, DO; Tae-im Kim, MD, PhD; Hyung Keun Lee, MD, PhD; Eung Kweon Kim, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2012;28(10):714-720 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20120921-07

Translational Science

Regional Biomechanical Properties of Human Sclera After Cross-linking by Riboflavin/Ultraviolet A

Mengmeng Wang, MD; Fengju Zhang, MD, PhD; Xiuqing Qian, PhD; Xu Zhao, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2012;28(10):723-728 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20120921-08

Report

Residual Astigmatism Following Toric Intraocular Lens Implantation Related to Pupil Size

Nienke Visser, MD; Noël J.C. Bauer, MD, PhD; Rudy M.M.A. Nuijts, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2012;28(10):729-732 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20120911-02

Transepithelial Phototherapeutic Keratectomy for Recurrent Corneal Erosions in a Patient With Previous Corneal Collagen Cross-linking

George D. Kymionis, MD, PhD; Michael A. Grentzelos, MD; Dimitrios G. Mikropoulos, MD, PhD; Konstantinos I. Rallis, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2012;28(10):732-734 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20120911-01

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